Bronze-fennel 'Smokey'

planting site / location:
planting distance:
25 x 25 cm
soil / fertilisation:
When bedding out use slow-release fertiliser and extra liquid fertilser when needed.
Keep it moisturised.
The bronze-fennel 'Smokey' is mild-aromatic and provides additional touches to herbal beds due to its dark and filigree leaves. If chopped, the ripe seeds have a calming effect on the stomach and digestive system. Suitable for teas and fresh seasoning.

german term: Bronze-fennel
botanical termn: Foeniculum vulgare
plant height: 80-85 cm
life cycle: biennial
harvest season: perennial
flowering season: July to September
use: Culinary herb for seasoning dishes.
colour palette: green